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Bjorn meaning and name origin

Bjorn \b-jo-rn\ as a boy's name is pronounced bee-YORN. It is of Scandinavian and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Bjorn is "bear". Variant of Bernard. Swedish tennis champion Bjorn Borg.

Bjorn has 4 variant forms: Bjarn, Bjarne, Bjorne and Bjornsterne.

For more information, see also the related name Bern.

Bjorn is also pronounced similarly to Born, Borne, Bourn, Burn and Byrn. Another suggested similar baby name is Gjorn.

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Popularity of Bjorn

Bjorn is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#87708 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Bjorn name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Bjorn with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Bjorn name in U.S.
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